Decision details

Greater Manchester's Clean Air Plan - Tackling Nitrogen Dioxide Exceedances at the Roadside - Supplementary Information to Accompany the Outline Business Case

Decision Maker: Corporate Director Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


That the following documents be approved for submission to the government's Joint Air Quality Unit:

·      T1: Local Plan Transport Modelling Tracking Table

·      T2: Local Plan Transport Highway Model Validation Report

·      T3: Local Plan Transport Modelling Methodology Report

·      T4: Local Plan Transport Model Forecasting Report

·      AQ1: Local Plan Air Quality Modelling Tracker Table

·      AQ2: Methodology Report

·      AQ3: Local Plan Air Quality Modelling Report

·      Analytical Assurance Statement

·      Economic model sensitivity analysis (supplied as an Appendix to the Analytical Assurance Statement)

Reasons for the decision:

The recommendations will help ensure that the authority comply with the Direction served by the Government in July 2017, requiring the authority to produce a feasibility study in which they must identify the option which will deliver compliance with legal limits for nitrogen dioxide in the area for which the authority is responsible in the “shortest possible time”.

Alternative options considered:


Publication date: 09/05/2019

Date of decision: 01/05/2019